Developing Friday afternoon

Columbus, OH –

Stories include:

  • Franklin County Board of Elections is sending more than 650,000 absentee ballot applications to local voters

  • Teachers in Newton Falls school district go on strike

  • Independent review finds 7-year effort to tie pollution to health problems in Great Lakes hurt by bad science

  • National City offers $200 incentive to home equity customers to close their credit lines

  • Cleveland Browns to open season on Sunday